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ashtanga yoga

Yoga Week retreat at La Roane with Davy and Janaki

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La Roane is peaceful and secluded with wonderful woodland walks to explore, paradise for nature lovers. Guests are housed in three beautiful buildings surrounding a large oval-shaped eco-pool. Accommodation is in comfortably furnished single and double rooms. The sauna and table tennis table are nearby with a luxury tree house and two labyrinths in the woods. The area around La Roane is perfect for walking and cycling (bikes are available free of charge) with spectacular Gorge de l’Averyron one mile away. Our local town is St Antonin, a magical medieval town, the scene of two Hollywood films, ‘Charlotte Grey’, staring…

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Davy Jones: Dad, Ashtangi, Green Party Candidate and Founder of The Brighton Yoga Foundation

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Davy Jones has been teaching yoga for ten years and practising for eighteen. He is chair of the Brighton Yoga Foundation / Festival and was the Green Party’s parliamentary candidate for Brighton Kemptown in the last two elections. Here is his story…..   There is a famous Zen Buddhist saying: ‘When the student is ready, the master appears’. How true for me! If you had told me 25 years ago that I would be a yoga teacher from 2007, I would have simply laughed. Back then I was working at a senior level at the Audit Commission in London, living in Hackney in a long-term relationship with two daughters….

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